lays bare the fallacies of "free" market theory in this fantastic post. Sure, he name-drops Chomsky, which automatically sends some folks into a tizzy. I say let ’em grumble — this rant is right on.
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Casey Rae is the Chief Executive Officer of the Future of Music Coalition. He is also a musician, recording engineer, educator and author. Casey regularly speaks on issues such as emerging business models, creators' rights, technology policy and intellectual property at major conferences, universities and in the media. He has testified before Congress on artist rights and is committed to building bridges across sectors in order to identify possible solutions to common challenges. Casey has written dozens of articles on the impact of technology on the creative community in scholarly journals and other publications, and is a regular commentator on the impact of technology on creators in media outlets such as NPR, Washington Post, New York Times, Politico, Billboard, L.A. Times, Gizmodo, The Hill, Ars Technica, Sirius XM Radio and more. Casey is an adjunct professor at Georgetown University, and is the President of the Board of the National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture. He is the principal of Heru.us, a media, technology and policy consultancy. In his "spare time," he runs the DC-based label Lux Eterna Records and publishes The Contrarian Media.
And Client 9 should know from "inside jobs," right? The former Governor of New York breaks his silence with this rather pointed Slate article. (I guess he's an internet Op-Ed writer now? At least he's got the good sense...
There's an interesting article in today's New York Times about the Tesla Roadster — an über-powerful, all electric sportscar that'll run you around $109, 000.The company behind this fine specimen, Tesla Motors,...